Compliance Monitoring and Data Analytics Specialist


Irving, TX

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McKesson Corporation is a global leader in healthcare supply chain management solutions, retail pharmacy, community oncology and specialty care, and healthcare information solutions. McKesson partners with pharmaceutical manufacturers, providers, pharmacies, governments and other organizations in healthcare to help provide the right medicines, medical products and healthcare services to the right patients at the right time, safely and cost-effectively. United by our ICARE shared principles, our employees work every day to innovate and deliver opportunities that make our customers and partners more successful - all for the better health of patients. McKesson has been named a “Most Admired Company” in the healthcare wholesaler category by FORTUNE, a “Best Place to Work” by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, and a top military-friendly company by Military Friendly. For more information, visit
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Current Need

Compliance Monitoring and Data Analytics Specialist to conduct regulatory and compliance reviews reporting to the Director, Compliance Monitoring. The Specialist will analyze, design and document formal testing following monitoring methodologies and communicate results to the various leaders within Compliance and the business.

Position Description

  • Design ongoing compliance monitoring programs leveraging data analytics to identify outliers, anomalies, or unusual trends for closer follow-up/investigation in key risk areas.
  • Develop the infrastructure, in partnership with other relevant groups, to efficiently obtain relevant data sets from key systems to support the overall ongoing monitoring strategies.
  • Develop hypotheses and analyze large data sets to identify potential areas for additional investigation using statistical or other data analysis techniques.
  • Develop metrics and similar standard for continuously monitoring key compliance processes and help build the infrastructure to provide visibility.
  • Execute regulatory and compliance monitoring based upon a comprehensive understanding of compliance risks
  • Assist with planning, delivering, and effectively collaborating on integrated monitoring with the Legal/Compliance/Operations and IT teams
  • Document working papers based on established internal guidelines and make recommendations as appropriate
  • Work with business contacts to identify root causes of observations identified
  • Facilitate obtaining corrective action plans for observations identified
  • Ensure observations presented are appropriately reviewed with the for accuracy and completeness
  • Utilize problem solving skills to add value to areas reviewed
  • Initiate post engagement issue follow-up and resolution
  • Facilitate obtaining reports, from various McKesson systems, to support compliance initiative and activities
  • Support other department initiatives and deliverables as needed
  • Exercise professional judgment and propose value-added solutions in all aspects of engagement execution

Minimum Requirements

  • 4+ Years of relevant Experience

Critical Skills

  • Ability to identify insights from data to support compliance monitoring process
  • Ability to manipulate and summarize large quantities of data and analyze the data to identify outliers.
  • Ability to summarize data in a meaningful way for leadership.
  • Experience in executing audits
  • Ability to work on multiple engagements at once
  • Ability to manage time independently
  • Strong English language skills, including the ability to write clearly in English and communicate effectively in a multi-national working environment
  • Strong Microsoft Excel and Power BI skills, including working with large data sets; loading, manipulating, and analyzing data; and designing visualizations and dashboards
  • Familiarity with medical device and/or pharmaceutical compliance rules and practices strongly preferred
  • Work experience in healthcare compliance preferred
  • Understand how applicable laws and regulations apply to the monitoring being performed
  • Ability to express an independent viewpoint. Should be able to communicate statues and issues clearly and effectively, both written and verbally, in a timely manner
  • Strongly preferred: Experience in monitoring and monitoring analytics in a medical devices, pharma or other healthcare setting.
  • 4-7 years of audit experience, or equivalent, preferably with a Big 4 accounting firm, tier 2 accounting firm, law firm, government agency, or Fortune 50 company

Additional Knowledge & Skills

  • Business process analysis skills in a manufacturing and/or healthcare services setting
  • Auditing policies, procedures, and systems; specific knowledge of Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA), Controlled Substances Act (CSA), Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA), and FDA (Food and Drug Administration) laws and regulations, and experience performing audits to determine compliance with these regulations
  • Ability to build and foster relationships throughout the organization
  • Project management skills
  • SAP experience
  • Data analytics (e.g., ACL, Python, Tableau) experience


  • CHC, CHPC or other professional compliance certifications is a plus


  • Degree or Equivalent Experience

McKesson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

McKesson is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including job seekers with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to Resumes or CVs submitted to this email box will not be accepted.

Current employees must apply through the internal career site.

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